Villa de Leyva

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Town:Villa de Leyva
Location: > > Boyacá



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LGBT
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Landslides
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Malaria
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Political instability
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Top Descriptions

With one of the largest squares in the Americas, and a colonial atmosphere that has changed very little over the last 400 years, Villa de Leyva is rightly so a magnet for domestic and foreign tourists. While it might very well be sleepy and picturesque, there are still some exciting activities going on here in the surrounding countryside if you care to exploit them. Just perhaps don’t plan on spending too long, but don’t miss out on this lovely little town just because it’s touristic – there’s a reason people flock here. – Daniel
 
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Top Tips

Consider walking out to the . It’s a pleasant enough walk, and there are a couple of other attractions on the way.
Sleepy it may be for 99% of the year, but when the comes to town the town really wakes up.
If you’re a budget backpacker, accommodation prices can be a little steep. The is really great value, however, and it’s only a short but pleasing walk to the edge of town.
 
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The Location

What should we know?

Name in local script:Villa de Leyva
Also known as:Villa de Leiva
 
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Environment type:hill, mountain, woods
Location type:rural, town, village
 
Religion type:Catholicism

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Currency:Colombian Peso (COP)
Average daily budget:COP110,000

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Average time taken:2 nights
High season:December, January, June, July
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Language(s):Spanish
Timezone:UTC-05:00
Country calling code:57

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Altitude:2,149m
Population:16984
Size:128km2

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Villa de Leyva Forum

Sogamoso

City:Sogamoso
Location: > > Boyacá



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Top Descriptions

Sogamoso is a high-altitude city in the Boyacá department of . If it weren’t for its close proximity to and the páramo – which offers excellent hiking opportunities, few tourists would probably come here. But those that do tend to enjoy their experience here regardless of the city’s cold and changeable climate and lacklustre facilities. – Daniel
 
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Top Tips

It’s worth visiting the for an interesting insight into the Muisca people who inhabited this area, and whose remnants still dot the surrounding landscapes.
If you like hiking, do not miss out on the . It’s unlikely you’ll have hiked anywhere quite like it, though do be prepared for some marshy ground and even soggier weather.
The is popular with locals and tourists alike, and it’s not too hard to get to either. Just think high-altitude lake and the weather it brings, rather than sunbathing and swimming.
 
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The Location

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Name in local script:Sogamoso
Also known as:City of the Sun
 
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Environment type:forest, lake, mountain, paramo
Location type:city, rural, town
 
Religion type:Catholicism

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Currency:Colombian Peso (COP)
Average daily budget:COP103,000

When should we go there, and for how long?

Average time taken:3 nights
High season:December, January, June, July
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How can we get in contact?

Language(s):Spanish
Timezone:UTC-05:00
Country calling code:57

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What are the numbers and averages?

Number of attractions visited:4
Travel time to attractions:45 minutes
Travel time to next location:3 hours, 30 minutes
 
Altitude:2,569m
Population:112790
Size:208km2

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Sogamoso Forum

Santa Marta

City:Santa Marta
Location: > > Magdalena



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English information
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Friendliness
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Risk
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Entertainment
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General costs
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Interactivity
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Recommendation
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Safety
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Freedom
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Restrictions (women)
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Tolerance (affection)
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Tolerance (drugs)
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Tolerance (LGBT)
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Beggars
1
Hassle
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Hawkers
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Insects
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Mosquitoes
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Noise
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Price inflation
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Unwanted attention
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Nudity
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Picnicking
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Snorkelling
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Sunbathing
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Swimming
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Adrenaline
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Authenticity
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Awe
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Captivation
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Evocativeness
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Interactivity
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Memorability
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Need for maintenance
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Quality
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Recommendation
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Returnability
1
Backpackers
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Popularity
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Tour groups
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Tourists
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Dancing
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LGBT
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Partying
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Socialising
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Air quality
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Altitude
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Eco-friendliness
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Peacefulness
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Pollution
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Variation in topography
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Awe
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Beauty
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Stargazing
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Changeability
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Drought
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Flood
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Humidity
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Rain
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Temperature
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Wind
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Birdlife (viewing)
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Wildlife (viewing)
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Accessibility (car)
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Accessibility (disabled)
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Accessibility (foot)
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Accessibility (public transport)
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Cyclepaths
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Disorientation factor
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Location factor
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Signs
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Costs
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Discounts
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Foreigner pricing
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Price inflation
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Ticket costs
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Value for money
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Altitude sickness
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Danger (humans)
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Dengue
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Malaria
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Political instability
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Robbery
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Severity of the law
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Strong currents
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Strong waves
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Wild dogs
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Camping
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Equipment (hiking)
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Equipment (weatherproof)
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Guides
1
Identification
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Map
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Reservations
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Sun protection
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Access to cash machines
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By card (credit)
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By card (debit)
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In local currency
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Ability to take photos
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Photogenic factor
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Distance to hospital
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Safety
1
Security
1
Cleanliness
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Frequency of power cuts
1
Maintenance
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Modernity
1
Quality of life
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Quality of tap water

Top Descriptions

Santa Marta might not have the colonial allure or beauty of , but as the first settlement in (founded in 1525) it will always have a prominent place in the hearts of Colombians. And while tourists might not flock here through any real attraction of the city itself, it is a combination of the surrounding wonders and the facilities of the city that make Santa Marta an excellent base from which to make some very worthwhile explorations. – Daniel
 
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Top Tips

The is a good place to start exploring the city. It’s central and well facilitated with restaurants and bars. It’s also quite a happening place to be of an evening when the oppressive weather lets off somewhat.
Without a doubt, if you’re relatively fit you should 100% consider the to the . It’s a truly unforgettable experience, and one of the biggest draws to this region.
People speak very highly of the nearby Parque Nacional Tayrona and its world-class (relatively untrammelled) beaches. We were unable to go at the time, but if you’ve been and care to write a review please contact us. We’d love to share your experiences.
 
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The Location

What should we know?

Name in local script:Santa Marta
Also known as:Distrito Turístico, Cultural e Histórico de Santa Marta
 
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Environment type:beach, hill, mountain, ocean, waterfront
Location type:city, town, urban
 
Religion type:Catholicism

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How much will it cost us?

Currency:Colombian Peso (COP)
Average daily budget:COP157,000

When should we go there, and for how long?

Average time taken:4 nights
High season:December, January, June, July
Low season:
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How can we get in contact?

Language(s):Spanish
Timezone:UTC-05:00
Country calling code:57

How can we get there?

Coordinates:
Geographical feature:Parque Nacional Tayrona, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, The Caribbean

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What are the numbers and averages?

Number of attractions visited:6
Travel time to attractions:55 minutes
Travel time to next location:8 hours
 
Altitude:sea level to 6m
Population:454860
Size:2,393km2

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Santa Marta Forum

San Gil

Town:San Gil
Location: > > Santander



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Tolerance (drugs)
0
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1
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1
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Hawkers
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Insects
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Mosquitoes
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Noise
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Nudity
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Sunbathing
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Swimming
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Awe
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Captivation
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Evocativeness
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Interactivity
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Memorability
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Need for maintenance
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Quality
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Recommendation
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Returnability
1
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1
Popularity
0
Tour groups
1
Tourists
0
Dancing
0
LGBT
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Partying
1
Socialising
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Air quality
1
Altitude
1
Eco-friendliness
1
Peacefulness
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Pollution
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Beauty
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Flood
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Temperature
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Malaria
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Robbery
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Top Descriptions

Famous for being capital of extreme and adventure sports, small, colonial San Gil has more to offer than it would first appear. Though quaint, safe and unimposing, the town itself doesn’t have as much to offer as other locations in the country, and while some facilities are really quite good there’s not such a wide array on offer. But you’re not here to eat or to visit museums. It is the surrounding natural environment that draws the tourists – the powerful rivers and beautiful deep canyons. If you’re here to get stuck in, then San Gil offers excellent value for money. – Daniel
 
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The Suarez river is an excellent places to do some . The operators that run the tours there really do offer a great package and are completely professional.
Look no further than the Chicamocha Canyon to go . Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned pro, it’s hard not to be impressed by that landscape when you’re soaring above it.
Should all that excitement drain you and you want a quieter day out, consider visiting the beautifully preserved colonial town of . Even offers a good deal of tranquillity within San Gil town.
 
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The Location

What should we know?

Name in local script:San Gil
Also known as:Colombia’ s Adventure Sport Capital
 
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Environment type:canyon, hill, mountain, river, woods
Location type:rural, town, village
 
Religion type:Catholicism

What can we see or do there?

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How much will it cost us?

Currency:Colombian Peso (COP)
Average daily budget:COP148,000

When should we go there, and for how long?

Average time taken:4 nights
High season:December, January, June, July
Low season:
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How can we get in contact?

Language(s):English, Spanish
Timezone:UTC-05:00
Country calling code:57

How can we get there?

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Geographical feature:
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The Directions

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What are the numbers and averages?

Number of attractions visited:6
Travel time to attractions:45 minutes
Travel time to next location:7 hours, 45 minutes
 
Altitude:1,114m
Population:42998
Size:150km2

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Paprika100g
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San Gil Forum

Medellin

City:Medellin
Location: > > Antioquia



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English information
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Tolerance (drugs)
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Tolerance (LGBT)
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Beggars
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Hassle
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Hawkers
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Insects
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Mosquitoes
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Noise
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Price inflation
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Unwanted attention
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Nudity
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Picnicking
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Snorkelling
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Sunbathing
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Swimming
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Adrenaline
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Authenticity
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Awe
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Captivation
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LGBT
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Variation in topography
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Awe
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Beauty
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Drought
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Flood
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Humidity
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Rain
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Temperature
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Wind
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Accessibility (foot)
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Accessibility (public transport)
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Disorientation factor
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Footpaths
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Location factor
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Signs
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Trails
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Foreigner pricing
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Haggle factor
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Ticket costs
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Tipping factor
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Value for money
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Altitude sickness
1
Danger (humans)
1
Dengue
1
Landslides
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Malaria
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Political instability
1
Robbery
1
Severity of the law
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Wild dogs
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Camping
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Equipment (hiking)
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Equipment (weatherproof)
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Guides
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Identification
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Map
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Reservations
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Sun protection
1
Access to cash machines
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By card (credit)
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By card (debit)
1
In foreign currency
1
In local currency
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Ability to take photos